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Setting up a business in Catalonia
Once you know the investment, here you find the right steps to get started.

Residence and work permits for foreigners
European citizens are legally free to live and work in Catalonia while permits for non-EU citizens are easily arranged.

Employment contracts in Catalonia
Recent adjustments to labour laws have simplified and made contracts more flexible.

Main taxes in Catalonia
Personal Income Tax, Corporate Tax, Income Tax for Non-Residents: a general overview on taxes in Catalonia.

FDI legislation in Catalonia
Everything you need to know on FDI legislation and methodology in Catalonia.

Incentives for business investments
Financing and incentive packages to boost your business project.

Welcome pack for startups
The whole process for getting in touch with the Catalan startup ecosystem.

Investment attraction. Results 2016.
Our track record from 1985 to 2016 includes 5,500 investment projects managed, 970 investment projects taken onboard, €8.8 billion in inward investment and more than 44,560 jobs created.